Southwark’s empty council homes: Why are there so many and what’s the solution?

Southwark Council is taking twice as long to relet empty council homes as it did four years ago, data has revealed. Statistics seen by the News show the council takes an average 175 days to move people into properties needing major works – up from 77 days in 2019/20.  Local MP Neil Coyle branded the … Continue reading Southwark’s empty council homes: Why are there so many and what’s the solution?